The Brain Candy Book Club is hosted by Susie Meister and Sarah Rice, who bring smart and like-minded individuals together. This Smart Girls club is a great place to discuss books, meet and chat with fellow book nerds, and interact with Susie, Sarah (whilst of course, laughing and learning).

Book Club Features Include

  • Monthly Zoom Book Club meeting.
  • Access to select author & character Interviews
  • Brain Candy store discount

Book club membership Is $9.99 a month. Alternatively you can choose to pay what you can afford. We have a lot of book lovers and a great community of active members. We would love for you to join us.


The Brain Candy Documentary Club is hosted by Susie Meister and Sarah Rice, following the great success of The Brain Candy Podcast Book Club, Susie with her love for educational and thought-provoking documentaries decided to create a club similar to the book club, explored exhilarating and stimulating subject matter worthy of much discussion and debate.

Doc Club Features Include

  • Monthly Zoom Doc Club meeting
  • Access to select author & character Interviews
  • Behind the scenes information about the documentary.

Documentary Club membership is $9.99 a month, but you can choose to pay whatever you can afford.

Our Mission: We aim to create an all inclusive community of intelligent, like-minded & enthusiastic members. Our mission is to learn by encouraging insightful group discussion within a positive and all welcoming environment.


Q: How do I join?
A: Click the Book Club or Doc Club product on this page, and purchase a membership.

Q: How much do they each cost?
A: We suggest $9.99 a month. (Or alternatively you can select a payment that works for your budget)

Q: How do I know which books we’re reading or documentary we’re watching?
A: You’ll be added to the members list and receive an email each month with all the information you need. You can also follow The Brain Candy Podcast Instagram for updates and details.

Q: Do I have to read both book, and watch the doc?
A: No! Read what you can, watch what you can. Join the discussion, or sit and listen. There’s no pressure.  

Q: When do we start reading new books?
A: 3 books are chosen each month. Susie & Sarah each pick a book & a third book, readily available in public libraries is carefully selected by long standing Brainiac and Book Club member Chloe.

Q: When do we start a new doc?
A: You will receive an email containing all documentary information, including suggestions on where to watch for the most affordable price.  

Q: How do I find out when LIVE meetings are held?
A: You will receive all details for the month in an email.

Q: How do the LIVE meeting/Q&As work?
A: You receive a Zoom link via email. All times are included in that email.